COVID-19 Update from CAP/ADID

At Central Atlanta Progress and the Atlanta Downtown Improvement District, our priority is to continue to serve as a resource during this challenging time by advocating for our community members, sharing information when helpful, and assisting with economic recovery when the time comes.

Whether you are an Atlanta resident, a Downtown stakeholder, or a potential visitor to our community, this section of our website is intended to direct you to the most accurate and up to date information about Atlanta’s COVID-19 situation.

Please also be mindful that many Downtown Atlanta businesses, destinations, and events are altering their operations in real time, including closures, postponements, cancellations, and phased reopenings. For the most accurate information, please visit official business, venue, and organizer websites.


COVID-19 Testing


Resources for Businesses 

Transportation and Workplace Guidance

Public transportation services are being reduced in and around Downtown Atlanta to protect the health of workers and passengers. Please limit all travel on public transportation to essential trips only.

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Now that many workplaces in Atlanta have transitioned to telework during this public health crisis, CAP's Downtown Connects team has compiled some tips to maintain work/life balance and enhance team building and the telework experience.

See the Tips

Business Continuity and Support

For full list of resources related to business continuity and support in the face of COVID-19, please check out our Small Business Resource Guide.

See the Guide

Open for Business

Many businesses and attractions in Downtown's Centennial Park District neighborhood have reopened with enhanced safety precautions. 

See Who's Open

Consider supporting these Downtown Atlanta businesses, some of whom also have merchandise and gift cards for purchase and staff relief funds established online.

See Restaurant Listing

Additionally, numerous Downtown Atlanta hotels remain open for business. Please consult official hotel websites for the latest information regarding booking and operations.

See Hotel Listing

Ways to Give Back

In the meantime, we must look out for each other, especially those who are most vulnerable. Below is a regularly-update list of organizations who are in need of your donations, your time, and your financial support.

See the List

Ways to Experience Downtown During Social Distancing

We are regularly updating our online event calendar with virtual event opportunities, including tours and topical webinars.